MSO7430 - Post-medieval pound to the north of Luccombe (Monument)


The pound is shown on historic mapping.

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Type and Period (1)

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Full Description

A pound is annotated on the 1904 Ordnance Survey map. [1] The pound also appears on the 1962 6" map for the area. [2] The feature is depicted and labelled on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [3] The Tithe Map for Luccombe depicts the structure and it is labelled 608. The Apportionment described it as "Part of Court House Knowle: Parish Pound" (the adjacent field is named "Pound Knowle"). It was owned and occupied by Sir Thomas Dyke Acland. [4] The pound boundary is depicted but not labelled on the 2020 Ordnance Survey MasterMap data. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1902-1907. County Series, 2nd Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500. 1904, 34 (11).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1962. 6" SS94SW.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <4> Map: Collard Cox, W.. 1841. Luccombe Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <5>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #39394 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9114 4469 (11m by 13m)
Map sheet SS94SW

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Other Statuses/References

  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MSO11307
  • National Monuments Record reference: SS 94 SW50
  • National Park
  • National Trust HER Record
  • Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1086611
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 33662

Record last edited

Jul 29 2020 11:07AM


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